What Happened on February 29, 2004

Historical Events

Academy Awards

76th Academy Awards: "The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King," Sean Penn & Charlize Theron win

  • Jean-Bertrand Aristide resigns as President of Haiti following popular rebel uprising.

Famous Deaths

  • Jerome Lawrence, American playwright (Inherit the Wind), dies at 88

About February 29, 2004

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 19 years, 6 months and 22 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Pisces

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Yeah! - Usher Featuring Lil Jon & Ludacris
  • UK #1 Song: Mysterious Girl - Peter Andre Ft. Bubbler Ranx